Aistulf, Lombardic Kings of Northern Italy 749-756

Bernareggi 144 var., PCGS-graded MS-63

Obverse depicts a monogram. On the reverse, St. Michael standing left, holding long cross. Rare; unusually choice with gorgeous gold patina.

Brother of Ratchis, Aistulf captured Ravenna and threatened to invade Rome but Pepin the Short defeated his plans. Aistulf died while hunting in 756.